Fishing Methods

Dick Bagnato

Dick is the skipper of the fishing trawler ‘Sea Port’, endorsed to fish in the Fish Northern Zone and Deepwater Prawn sectors of the NSW Ocean Trawl Fishery.

NWS Ocean Trap and Line Fishery

  • Line Fishing West

Dick is endorsed in the line fishing western zone endorsement which authorises him to use a line to take fish from ocean waters west of the 183 metre (100 fathoms) depth contour.

NSW Ocean Trawl Fishery

  • Ocean Fish Trawl

The ‘Sea Port’ is a demersal otter trawler that tows a single rig trawl net.